Dole Food Co. helps feed needy

Dole Food Co. helps feed needy FOOD Share, Ventura County’s regional food bank, recently received a 55,000-lb. packaged Fruit Bowl in-kind donation from Dole Food Company, Inc., Westlake Village. According to FOOD Share, it will help feed hungry children at 13 countywide Kids Café sites and almost 2,000 elderly citizens at 29 Brown Bag for Seniors sites. "Dole’s contribution is […]

Honored by Rotary Club

President of Countrywide in Calabasas honored at ‘Valley of the Stars’ dinner

The Economic Alliance recently hosted its sixth annual Valley of the Stars gala dinner and awards ceremony at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank. The event celebrated outstanding achievement in the San Fernando Valley and honored contributors in the areas of business, education and leadership as "Stars of the Valley." In the field of business, Angelo Mozilo, president, CEO and co-founder […]

Pet of the Week

Kuperberg a top environmentalist

I am writing in response to last week’s letter about Agoura Hills City Councilman Dan Kuperberg. Kuperberg seems to go almost overboard in his support of open space, and his development views are sometimes so slow-growth he’s almost anti-development, but at least he is consistent in his pro-environment views and vision. On these land-use issues, he consistently votes in favor […]

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Submission Procedures & Deadlines

Submission Procedures & Deadlines 1. Send a color print depicting scenery, people and the front page of any edition of The Acorn. 2. Tape a 3×5 card on the back describing the location and the names of people from left to right, and the name, address and phone number of the entrant. 3. For digital photos, please email the original […]

School district’s parcel tax request may be postponed to March ballot

By John Loesing Acorn Staff Writer Las Virgenes Unified School District (LVUSD) would like to bring a multi-million dollar parcel tax before the voters this fall or next spring—the exact date still undecided. Facing a $1.3 million budget shortfall and $470,000 in possible additional cutbacks later this year, the school district is hoping voters will support a tax on property […]



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Calabasas will conduct a public hearing on Wednesday, July 9, 2003 at 7:30 p.m., at Calabasas City Hall, City Council Chambers, 26135 Mureau Road to consider the following matter: General Plan Amendment No. 02-03, Zoning Change No. 02-03 and Development Code No. 02-03 (See attached City map for […]

Calabasas student to attend leadership conference

Ashley Preisler of Calabasas, who will be a senior at Calabasas High School this fall, will attend the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine (NYLF/MED) from July 6 through 15 in Los Angeles. During this career development program, Preisler will join more than 350 other high school students from around the country who demonstrate academic excellence, leadership potential and an […]

Dog obedience classes start soon

Los Angeles Pierce College Extension will offer "Dog Knowledge, Care and Obedience Training" from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturdays and 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays, July 7 through Aug. 11 on the campus at 6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills. Pet owners will learn basic care and obedience training. On-leash training will include basic commands and introduction to long lead. Dogs […]